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Community Thanksgiving Service Sunday

Claxton Prays, a Community Thanksgiving Service, will be held Sunday, November 18, at 6:00 p.m. at the Evans County Wildlife Club. The public is invited…


Cruisin’ in the Country has another successful ride

Claxton enjoyed another successful event with the 23rd annual Cruisin’ in the Country Bike Ride held Saturday, November 10. This year’s ride yielded 160 registered…


Claxton to start issuing pouring licenses in January

Following Claxton voters’ overwhelming approval for the licensing of liquor by the drink within the city limits, Mayor Terry Branch expects to have a control…


New Veterans Memorial Highway Dedicated

This year’s Veterans Day celebration started early in Evans County. Last Thursday, November 8, over 80 people attended the Veterans Memorial Highway dedication in the…


County proposed budget for FY19 shows $900K deficit

BOC may raise taxes 2 mills to balance budget     Evans County Board of Commissioners reviewed a proposed fiscal year 2019 general fund budget…


Local Attorney ordered to pay in civil case

Judge Rose grants partial summary judgement against Callaway in Durham estate case Atlantic Superior Court Judge Paul Rose has granted a petitioner’s motion for partial…


Hospital tax credit now 100 percent

On July 1, the rural hospital tax credit will increase to 100 percent, resulting in no cost to donors who choose to direct their state…